How cleaning got cool

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Ad. The first thing I need to admit is I don’t like cleaning. I really don’t, if I could spend my time doing other things I would. However I do like a clean home and this is just the way it is. I probably do 99% of the cleaning in our house. So it surprised me to see a sudden …

School uniform Life Hacks

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#Ad Life is too short to spend time on boring tasks. So I love a good hack when I find one. Having two boys in school, getting them ready and myself out of the door by 7:45 is no easy task. So over the years I’ve gathered a few good school uniform life hacks I thought I’d share.

In Flight Bag Essentials

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The post contains Sponsored and affiliate links. To find out more please read my advertising and disclosure policy. I love to go on holiday but as I’ve got older the shine and appeal of flying has worn off. Let’s face it, unless you are flying first class. The plane is cramped and smelly. The food is rubbish and by the …

Five Great Home Improvement Investments

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In collaboration with Direct bifold doors We have been in our house just over five years and we’ve come to the point where we need to decide to stay or make some bigger investments in our house. Having done the basics like painting and decorating. We even knocked the wall down between the kitchen and dining room. But these things …

Dream Wedding Guide

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In collaboration with Bijou Venues. Did you know it’s happily married week this week? I didn’t either until a colleague of mine mentioned it to me this morning. It occurred to me then, that not only am I happily married but I have been for fourteen years this year. Yet in my mind my wedding seems so fresh. I spent …

Small Business Websites Top Tips

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In collaboration with Silky Ocean Studios. In case you missed it Hubby and I are currently in the process of setting up our own Vintage Caravan Photo booth business. So I’ve been researching other small business websites to see what works and what mistakes we should avoid at all costs. I’ve narrowed it down to five great small business website …

Brik Tower Review and Giveaway

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The post contains Sponsored and affiliate links. To find out more please read my advertising and disclosure policy. You may well already be aware of how much we love construction toys in the Cartwright household. I have always been a fan, for the creative possibilities. But also the engineering, design and maths that are intertwined with play. How happy it …